How San Marcos Became the Mermaid Capital of Texas

There was a time when San Marcos had one of the most popular tourist attractions in all of Texas. The small town outside of Austin was home to Aquarena Springs, one of the most unique hotels and theme parks of its time. The main focus? Mermaids. A.B. Rogers purchased 125 acres of land in the … Continue reading How San Marcos Became the Mermaid Capital of Texas